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bredie   
      

It Has 6 letters ( b r e d i e )         3 vowels ( e i e )         3 consonants ( b r d )         Word on the contrary eiderb

Which the Definition/Meaning of bredie in categoryENGLISH - REFERENCES
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* ^ Hildegard Schnell, _English in South Africa_ (2010) * ^ Rajend Mesthrie, _Language in South Africa_ (2002) * ^ Christiaan Louis Leipoldt, _Leipoldt's Cellar and Kitchen_ (2005), page 1: I have long since given up the task of trying to identify the precise etymology of our Afrikaans word bredie. […] Professor Bosman tells me that the word bredie probably comes from Malagasy - one of the few Malagasy words we have. * ^ Eric Rosenthal, _Encyclopaedia of Southern Africa_ (1973), volume 2, page 77: Bredie. Malay dish of meat and vegetables hashed together. Name comes from Madagascar. It was originally written Breedi.

  1. ^ Hildegard Schnell, English in South Africa (2010)
  2. ^ Rajend Mesthrie, Language in South Africa (2002)
  3. ^ Christiaan Louis Leipoldt, Leipoldt's Cellar and Kitchen (2005), page 1: I have long since given up the task of trying to identify the precise etymology of our Afrikaans word bredie. […] Professor Bosman tells me that the word bredie probably comes from Malagasy - one of the few Malagasy words we have.
  4. ^ Eric Rosenthal, Encyclopaedia of Southern Africa (1973), volume 2, page 77: Bredie. Malay dish of meat and vegetables hashed together. Name comes from Madagascar. It was originally written Breedi.

Which the Definition/Meaning of bredie in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

From Afrikaans, possibly from Portuguese _bredo_. Alternatively, perhaps from Malagasy.

From Afrikaans, possibly from Portuguese bredo. Alternatively, perhaps from Malagasy.

Which the Definition/Meaning of bredie in categoryENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

BREDIE (_plural_ BREDIES) * (South Africa) A thick stew of meat and vegetables.

bredie (plural bredies)

  1. (South Africa) A thick stew of meat and vegetables.


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